While living in the desert, we had shrubs lining the walkway to our front door. One night I turned on the irrigation system to water them because they were thirsty. I went to bed. I woke up the next morning and in the quietness of the house heard water trickling. I opened the front door […]
Very early one morning I was standing in the backyard with Dash (our nine month old family puppy). Suddenly he turns toward the neighbor’s yard and barks crazily. I turn to see a human shaped shadow on the neighbor’s white, privacy fence. My heart starts racing as the shadow moves as I investigate. I soon […]
In our daily lives, we do not like to wait! We will drive out of our way in traffic to keep moving instead of stopping. The waiting room at a doctor’s office should be called a torture room. We pay extra to get a package delivered quickly. Waiting is of value because in my waiting, […]
Be the one you want others to be for you Be patient: You don’t know all the details Choose who controls you Keep the big picture or end in mind Make the Golden Rule your daily rule Matthew 7:12 (NLT) “Do to others whatever you would like them to do to you. This is the […]
Life is full of choices. Which path will I follow? Every path I follow leads somewhere. Is the trip worth the time? We often don’t look far enough down the pathway to see the outcome of our choice. I have a choice and a consequence. I reap what I sow.